Brazil Under-20 squad for Argentina June/July 2012

June 26, 2012 at 12:29 1 comment

Ney Franco has called up 18 players for the mini four team tournament in Argentina later this month. Brazil will play Uruguay on 28th June. Hosts Argentina face Chile. The winners of the two ties will meet in the final.
Brazil squad
Goalkeepers: Gluiz Gustavo – Vitória; Igor Rayan – Cruzeiro
Wingbacks: Fabinho – Fluminense; Henrique – São Paulo; Mansur – Vitória
Centrebacks: Luiz Gustavo – Palmeiras; Luan – vasco; Wellington Carvalho – Fluminense
Midfielders: Rodrigo Caio – São Paulo; João Felipe – São Paulo; Misael – Grêmio;
Giovanni – Corinthians; Mattheus – Flamengo; Deretti – Figueirense; Mike – Internacional
Forwards: Paulo Henrique – Atlético Mineiro; Bruno Mendes – Guarani;
Ademilson – São Paulo


Entry filed under: Brazil Under 20s.

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  • 1. Loot  |  June 28, 2012 at 09:57

    Who are the stars of this squad, Jon? I remember being impressed by Ademilson in the U17’s and I’ve seen Rodrigo Ciao a few times for Sao Paulo.Mattheus is obviously Bebeto’s son but the rest are pretty new names to me. Anyone stand out in that squad?


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